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World 10K run raises Rs.1.63 crore for charity


May 21st, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 21 (IANS) The TCS World 10K Bangalore to be run here this weekend, has raised Rs.1.63 crore for 84 NGOs, according to Murray Culshaw, chairman, Bangalore Cares, the ... Read more...

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Winslet stunned by response to charity project


May 11th, 2012 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 11 (IANS) Actress Kate Winslet was amazed when her celebrity friends including actor George Clooney, Ben Stiller and Meryl Streep agreed to pose for photos in ... Read more...

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Duff joins Johnson for charity project


April 14th, 2012 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 14 (IANS) Singer-actress Hilary Duff has teamed up with baby cosmetics company Johnson's to work on their new charity campaign - Johnson's Baby Cares, a joint ... Read more...

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Cheryl dreams of marrying Prince Harry


April 3rd, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole, who has joined forces with Prince Charles on a charity project, admits that she dreams of marrying his son, Prince Harry."I do! I ... Read more...

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Actress Betty White features in Luciana Caporaso’s rap video


September 28th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Betty White keep shining even as she climbs the ladder of age. The 89-year-old showed another side of her talent when she featured in the ... Read more...

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Give elephants their space, urges Madhuri


July 21st, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit has become the brand ambassador for a charity project for the conservation of Asian elephants. She says recent human-elephant conflicts would not ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Banderas helps raise money for Brazil’s disabled


May 26th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 26 (IANS/EFE) Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas auctioned off six photographs from his collection titled "Secretos sobre negro" in a bid to collect fund for a non-governmental ... Read more...

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Israel’s disabled people to recycle electronic waste


May 5th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, May 5 (IANS) Israel is soon starting a programme for people with disabilities who would recycle electronic waste, including old computers donated by people.The programme hopes to be environment friendly, ... Read more...

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Rihanna delays charity project over extra flab


April 22nd, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
The svelte songstress has acted in UNICEF's Celebrity Tap campaign, which asks stars to donate bottles of their own tap water to raise money and awareness for childrenin need of ... Read more...

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35 photographers raise funds for Leh relief (Lead,With Images)


September 4th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Thirty-five top photographers from across the country have marshalled their camera to raise funds for the Leh town in Jammu and Kashmir that is grappling with the ... Read more...

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35 photographers raise funds for Leh relief (With Image)


September 4th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Thirty-five top photographers from across the country have marshalled their camera to raise funds for the Leh town in Jammu and Kashmir that is grappling with the ... Read more...

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NGO to build 6,000 houses for CWG-displaced


August 11th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A charity organisation of non-resident Indians in the US plans to build 6,000 houses for Delhi slum dwellers, especially those displaced by the Commonwealth Games projects, it ... Read more...

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IIFA charity to rehabilitate affected Tamils in Sri Lanka


May 30th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 30 (ANI): The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) has initiated a charity project to provide rehabilitation measures for the Tamil population of Sri Lanka that suffered due to a ... Read more...

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After being bowled over, it’s now checkmate for Mt Everest


April 28th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 28 (IANS) Around this time last year, Mt Everest, the highest peak in the world, was bowled over as British cricket enthusiasts played the first Twenty20 match in ... Read more...

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Hindus suggest Lindsay Lohan to take a dip in holy river Ganges


December 9th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Seeing her belief in "karma", Hindus are urging Hollywood diva Lindsay Lohan to take a dip in holy river Ganges during her current travel to India to make a BBC documentary.Lohan wrote ... Read more...

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On upcoming India trip, Hindus urge Lindsay to “reinvent” herself in ashram


October 29th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 29 (ANI): Hindus have urged Hollywood diva Lindsay Lohan to utilize her upcoming trip to India to "reinvent" herself by spending some time in ashram (hermitage).MTV Award winner ... Read more...

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Diaz helps build garden to mark 9/11 anniversary


September 13th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 13 (IANS) Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz spent two hours building flower beds as part of a charity project in Boston to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist ... Read more...

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Nadal foundation to set up tennis school in India (French Open Diary)


June 5th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 5 (DPA) Rafael Nadal is following in the footsteps of friend and rival Roger Federer, as his new charitable foundation announced plans to establish a tennis school in India, ... Read more...

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Joan Rivers fears she may have eaten dog meat in China


January 26th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): American comedian Joan Rivers has revealed that she has nightmares after she realising that she may have eaten dog meat while in China.Rivers, who is a dog ... Read more...

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Madge planning to build all-girls school in Malawi


April 2nd, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 02 (ANI): American pop singer Madonna has revealed that she plans on building an all girls school in Malawi.Madge is following in the footsteps of talk show host ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt says no tornado threat can make him quit New Orleans


December 24th, 2007 - 6:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): Hollywood hunk Brad Pitt has laughed off the threat of a natural disaster hitting his adopted New Orleans, Louisiana because he has no plans to relocate from there. ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt to sell off newsboy cap to aid Hurricane Katrina victims


December 12th, 2007 - 5:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): In a new move to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina, Brad Pitt has decided to sell off his cap.The 'newsboy' cap had been worn during his recent ... Read more...

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Pitt not ashamed of using fame for charitable causes


December 5th, 2007 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 5(ANI): Hollywood star Brad Pitt revealed that he is not ashamed of using his star status to endorse his new charity project.Pitt has appealed to American public to donate towards ... Read more...

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